Columbus Downtown Runaround

Saturday, July 20, 2019 in Columbus, NE at Glurs Tavern, 2301 11th Street


  • 5 Mile at 8:00 AM

    » $25.00 pre-registration (through 7/5 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $30.00 registration (7/5 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 7/17 at 5:59 PM US/Central)
    5 Mile Registration


  • 2.1 Mile at 8:05 AM

    » $25.00 pre-registration (through 7/5 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $30.00 registration (7/5 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 7/17 at 5:59 PM US/Central)
    2.1 Mile Registration



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When/Where

8:00 AM: 5 Mile Race
8:05 AM: 2.1 Mile Race

Glurs Tavern
2301 11th Street
Columbus, NE

Race Numbers

Anyone without a race number visibly displayed at any time before and during the race will be asked/required to leave the race.

Packet Pick Up

Race packets and t-shirts will be available on Friday, July 19 at the Y, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Race day packet pick up will be at the start line from 6:30-7:30 AM.

Entry Fee

No entries will be accepted after 5:59 PM central time on July 17.

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE OR RACE DAY ENTRIES.

Veterans

Runners who have finished at least ten races (either or both distances) since the beginning of the Downtown Runaround will be eligible for special prizes.

T-Shirts

All entrants will receive a "Downtown Runaround Columbus" T-shirt (100% cotton) featuring an original design my Bill Haack.

Prizes and Awards

Join us after the race for our award ceremony at Glurs Tavern (pizza and beverages for race participants ONLY).

Columbus Bucks of $100, $75, and $50 will be given to the first, second, and third place male and female winners of the 5 mile event.

The top male and female 5 mile masters finisher (40 and over) will each receive $50 in Columbus Bucks.

Top three overall winners are not eligible for age category medals. The top three male and female finishers in each age group below will receive awards. No duplication of awards.

After one hour, race times are not recorded. All entrants are eligible for prize drawings.

5K Mile Men and Women: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 and over

2 Mile Men and Women: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over

If you win and break the 5 Mile course record, you will receive $250 in cash!

Course Records:
Women: Amber Anderson - 27:39 (1996)
Men: Joe Metcalf - 24:31 (1998)

Alumni XC Runners

Alumni XC Runners!
CHS, LHS, SCCHS

If you ran cross country and attended any of the three high schools in Columbus,
Columbus High, Lakeview or Scotus Central Catholic,
check the appropriate box on the registration form. The Alum (male & female) with
the fastest time in the 5 mile run will each receive $50 in Columbus Bucks.

Questions?

For event-related questions, please click on the *Contact the Organizers* button on the left-hand side of this page.


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